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  • SW Regional Livestock Judging Contest

    Contest will include class of beef, swine, sheep and goats.
  • SW Regional Consumer Decision Judging Contest

    What is Consumer Decision Judging? Seldom a day goes by that you do not have decisions to make. When you buy groceries, you must constantly choose between brands while considering quality, size, and cost in making a purchase. The 4-H Consumer Decision Judging program provides a venue for youth to learn and practice the life skill of decision making. In 4-H, judging is essentially a matter of comparing four similar items and deciding which is better and why. The goal of the Consumer Decision Judging program is to teach 4-H members how to make wise consumer choices. Class scenarios involve items of personal care, entertainment & leisure, clothing & textiles, consumerism & personal finance or nutrition.
  • Message from Dorothy: "Grow True Leaders"

    Help celebrate the 4-H #TrueLeaders in your lives!
  • Announcing the 2016 Minnesota 4-H Livestock Judging Camp!

    Applications due by June 8
  • Three-Day Horse Clinic

    Clinic topics include: fundamentals; games; trail, showmanship & pleasure; and equine chiropractic. There will be additional presentations on bits, grooming, and horse project bowl.
  • Safari Adventure Day Camps

    Let’s go on an ADVENTURE and explore the Safari!
  • Livestock Quality Assurance & Ethics Level 2 Training

    It will be an educational, on-site day of learning from industry professionals. We will be touring Prairie Aquatech, the Cow-Calf unit, the Swine Unit, and the Diagnostic Lab.
  • Experience Agronomy

    Get your hands dirty in Agronomy! Find out how soil types, bugs, beetles and more affect your crops.
  • Cottonwood County Clover Update for May 2016

    The Cottonwood County 4-H Clover Update monthly newsletter contains the latest news and information about 4-H events, deadlines, training, scholarship opportunities, projects and other activities for members, families, and volunteers in your county. Check out the Alumni of the Month, SW MN 4-H Camp, Adventures and Agventures, Aquatic Robotics, thinking about fair, summer programming and much more
  • Food, Fun & Fitness

    This summer program will provide fun, hands-on learning opportunities. Participants will get to explore different foods, play games, and learn fun things! Youth are encouraged to attend all four sessions, but are not required to.
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